This is an aircheck of WROW-AM in the Albany, NY area from November 17, 1957. Airchecks that have full recordings of multiple programs, network and local ads, and news are rare. The shows included are The FBI In Peace And War "Jail Bait" which includes a Bob & Ray commercial for Johnson's Back Plaster, Tony Bennett for Four-Way Cold Tablets and a commercial for Fitch Shampoo.The Ford Road Show with Rosemary Clooney, who sings "Love and Affection"Local Six O'Clock news... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: old time radio, WROW, aircheck, FBI in Peace and War, Gunsmoke, Rosemary Clooney
The FBI in Peace and War was a radio crime drama inspired by Frederick Lewsis Collins' book, The FBI in Peace and War. The idea for the show came from Louis Pelletier who wrote many of the scripts. Among the show's other writers were Jack Finke, Ed Adamson and Collins. Audio Files Sourced: FBI in Peace and War - Free OTR Shows favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: FBI, FBI in Peace and War, OTR, Old Time Radio
The biggest names in Hollywood and Broadway recorded for AFRS during the war years, The American Forces Network can trace its origins back to May 26, 1942, when the War Department established the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS). The U.S. Army began broadcasting from London during World War II, using equipment and studio facilities borrowed from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). The first transmission to U.S. troops began at 5:45 p.m. on July 4, 1943 and included less than five hours... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: AFRS, OTR, Command Performance, Ida Lupino, Suspense, GI Jive, The Whistler, Downbeat, GI Journal,...
The 1945-53 officially backed radio series (the first episode includes an appearance by FBI director J. Edgar Hoover) detailing real life cases from the files of the FBI. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: Old Time Radio, This is your FBI